February 22, 2014 7:55:05 pm

The Taliban urged the international community including the pope to stop the bloodshed.

February 22, 2014 6:56:20 pm

The police appeared to retreat today by releasing a statement in support of "the people" and "rapid change".

February 22, 2014 5:16:31 pm

The move for Seghal's deportation came following his participation in anti-government protests after the emergency was imposed last month in Bangkok.

February 22, 2014 3:04:54 pm

An Indian-origin consultant surgeon in the UK, Sudip Sarker, is being investigated for the deaths of three patients under his care.

February 22, 2014 2:56:26 pm

With China growing stronger, old practices such as US presidents meeting the Dalai Lama or selling arms to Taiwan are having less impact.

February 22, 2014 8:45:40 pm

After protesters took over the capital, the President left Kiev for his native eastern Ukraine and agreeing to early elections.

February 22, 2014 2:31:09 pm

US Secretary of State John Kerry has condemned Venezuela for using force and judicial intimidation against citizens.

February 22, 2014 3:32:14 pm

Ukraine's president reportedly fled the capital for his support base in Ukraine's Russia-leaning east.

February 22, 2014 1:06:32 pm

The anti-government protests have already taken a toll on the economy, tourism in particular, with arrivals in Bangkok sharply down.

February 22, 2014 12:50:35 pm

China summoned US Charge d'Affaires to Beijing and lodged a strong diplomatic protest after President Obama met the Dalai Lama.

February 22, 2014 12:25:25 pm

Vikram Singh, who is the highest-ranking NRI at the Pentagon, has joined US think-tank called Center for American Progress.

February 22, 2014 12:07:37 pm

The Smog blanket over Chinese cities is expected to continue on Saturday through to Sunday morning.

February 22, 2014 11:55:11 am

Helicopter gunships hit the terrorist hideouts on Saturday early morning killing some terrorists in northwest Pakistan.

February 22, 2014 10:43:02 am

82-year-old Sikh Surjan Singh was awarded the Social Development Volunteers Awards for helping boys involved in petty crimes.

February 22, 2014 10:37:58 am

The NYC Mayor to include Diwali alongside the new proposed public holidays for Eid and Lunar New Year.

February 22, 2014 10:37:21 am

80 South Koreans met their Northern relatives for the first time after the Korean War before parting ways.

February 22, 2014 12:00:54 pm

The Pope said becoming a cardinal is not a promotion, nor an honour; it's a service which requires a broadening of the gaze.

February 22, 2014 10:31:50 am

Hopkins said there has been no piracy hijacking off the coast of Somalia since May 2012.

February 22, 2014 10:15:21 am

US President Barack Obama spoke to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to discuss the Ukraine peace deal.

February 22, 2014 6:13:37 am

Criminal code amended to allow release of Tymoshenko.